Biofuels - A Global Market Overview

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Dublin, Oct. 24, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Biofuels - A Global Market Overview" report to their offering.

Biofuels have seen a spurt in the US and the EU, with the latter planning to increase its annual production to about 10% of its liquid fuels by 2020. The United States has set up an ambitious target to produce about 8 billion gallons annually by 2012 and about 40 billion gallons by 2022. Though the energy companies are widening their portfolios to include biofuels, the move is fraught by significant challenges such as types of fuels to be used, regulations and regulatory approvals, increased usage of land for cultivating biofuel crops and diversion of food crops for fuel production which is resulting in the increase of food prices.

Global market for Biofuels is projected to grow by a CAGR of 12.9% during the period 2006-2015 to reach US$ 61.5 billion by 2015. This report analyses the global market for Biofuels and the product segments analyzed in this report include Ethanol and Biodiesel. Rich statistical analysis is carried out for the global and the regional markets including the United States, Brazil, European Union, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World. The regional markets further analyzed for European Union - Germany, Sweden, France, Spain, Italy, the United Kingdom and Rest of EU; Asia-Pacific - China, India, Australia and Rest of Asia-Pacific.

The report comprises 112 rich data tables, supported with meaningful and easy to understand graphical presentation, of market numbers. The statistical tables represent the data for the global market value/consumption volumes by geographic regions and the product segments.

Key Topics Covered

1.1 Introduction
1.2 Product Segmentation
1.3 Biofuels Production Analysis
1.4 Snapshot on Global Biofuel Policies
1.5. Market Trends
1.6 Key Global Players
1.7 Key Business Trends
1.8 Global Market Overview


3.1 United States
3.2 Brazil
3.3 European Union
3.4 Asia-Pacific

4.1 Research methodology
4.2 The Questionnaire
4.3 Feedback

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